K12 Headlines

7/5/2012

7/5/2012

Florida Virtual School launched the studio by FLVS, a collection of live online workshops, webinars, videos and more, tailored to different skill levels and interests.

7/5/2012

Automated Logic Corporation announced the release of Time-Lapse Graphics, a new feature within the WebCTRL building automation system’s latest version that allows building owners to review and play back hours of real-time data in just minutes.

7/5/2012

An early adopter of the Ed-Fi Tool Suite, eScholar further expands its ability to support educator access to timely, actionable data to improve education outcomes.

7/5/2012

Features of AMX's new 7 and 10-inch models include a capacitive, multi-touch screen, high-definition video streaming, Bluetooth VoIP and USB external phone connections.

7/5/2012

Special education students seem to be disappearing in Texas.

7/5/2012

Most students lose academic skills over the summer. And we've known since 1964.

7/5/2012

Georgia could lose $33 million of its $400 million Race to the Top school grant because of proposed changes to a new evaluation system for principals and teachers.

7/5/2012

The Fair Lawn (N.J.) School District will receive $4,283 to assist with addressing the state’s anti-bullying law.

7/5/2012

The title of the nation’s largest labor union — the National Education Association — seems calculated to blur the fact that it is a teachers union. In this blunt city, however, the teachers union candidly calls itself the Chicago Teachers Union.

7/5/2012

Do the dollars we spend on vacation really count? Most of us spending money on cheap trinkets and overpriced T-shirts don't believe they do — until we get the credit-card bills. Similarly, it appears state lawmakers believe that the money earmarked for tax-credit programs don't really count, either.

7/5/2012

The Wyoming Department of Education has asked its federal counterpart to freeze language arts and math standards established by the No Child Left Behind education law at 2011 levels rather than allow them to increase to 2012 levels for the state.

7/5/2012

A high school student who was assaulted after standing up to bullies is now suing the School District of Palm Beach County (Fla.) for not upholding its own anti-bullying policy.

7/3/2012

7/3/2012

Microsoft launched a version of its Office 365 cloud collaboration and communication suite that is available at no cost for K12 schools and universities.

7/3/2012

Like many young entrepreneurs here in Silicon Valley, Matthew Slipper knows that success does not come easy. His first start-up, an online education venture, flopped. His second, a video-sharing app for the iPhone, has sold only 20 copies.

7/3/2012

The ATEN VS1804T and VS1808T HDMI Over CAT5 Video Splitters provide quick and efficient means to move HDMI multimedia content and HDCP information from input source to four or eight displays.

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